Amazing Grace: Hymns that Changed the World

Amazing Grace: Hymns that Changed the World

     
 

This video features the stories behind some of America's most inspiring hymns. Viewers will learn about Joseph M. Scriven's song "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" and the 18th century life of John Newton who penned the lyrics to "Amazing Grace." One segment also discusses the work of German lyricist Joseph Mohr who penned the song translated into English as "Silent… See more details below

Overview

This video features the stories behind some of America's most inspiring hymns. Viewers will learn about Joseph M. Scriven's song "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" and the 18th century life of John Newton who penned the lyrics to "Amazing Grace." One segment also discusses the work of German lyricist Joseph Mohr who penned the song translated into English as "Silent Night." Historical insights into the writing of both "It Is Well With My Soul" and "How Great Thou Art" are also included. Highly talented musicians and singers perform each song.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/22/2007
UPC:
0033937037078
Original Release:
1999
Source:
Questar
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
1:48:00

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Amazing Grace: Hymns that Changed the World
2. Introduction [4:00]
3. It Was Well WIth My Soul [13:45]
4. Silent Night [11:37]
5. How Great Thou Art [13:45]
6. What a Friend [11:09]
7. Amazing Grace [16:36]

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